Kochia scoparia (=Bassia scoparia)
Systems Affected (standardized):
disturbed/waste areas, cropland/pastureland
Regions(s) present (updated by AB):
NW, PH, SW
may become weedy or invasive in some regions or habitats and may displace desirable vegetation if not properly managed. can be toxic to livestock and may cause death if consumed in large quantities.
Source? likely to be reintroduced:
Burningbush is planted as an ornamental
May displace desirable vegetation. can be toxic to livestock and may cause death if consumed in large quantities. Planted as an ornamental.
Native Regions in OK:
Current and past designations:
Present in OK?
Present in Bordering States?
Has Legal Status in BS?